‘Driving home for Christmas…’
Or maybe this year you’re meeting half way, for your festive trip to that perfectly cosy Christmas cottage? The ‘most wonderful time of the year’, Christmas can also be accompanied by hours of travelling and trying to work out whose turn it is to give up their bed for the in-laws. So this year, why not share the load and rent a gorgeous cottage?
Think huge kitchens, cosy decorations, enough sofa space so that no one is relegated to the floor. Here at Snaptrip we have a whole range of fabulous properties available for the Christmas period, so to make life easy here are our favourite five that you could be waking up in on Christmas day…
Be it a white, or not so white, Christmas, have you ever dreamed of a Christmas cottage with a view? This charming cottage in Devon has huge windows offering uninterrupted views over farmlands and the coast. With a games room, outdoor heated pool, two TV’s and close proximity to the beach; this cottage is sure to keep all the family happy this Christmas. (Disclaimer: Sleeps a maximum of 10 during the winter)
If you need somewhere that will fit all the family this beautiful cottage is the place for you. Found on the Isle of Wight, this Christmas cottage comes complete with a log burning stove, kingsized beds and a dining table for 10 – so you can comfortably fit everyone.. not to mention all the food! Plus, you can even bring the pets along, so that way no one misses out.
How does Christmas in a castle sound? With 9 bedrooms, there is certain to be plenty of room for all the family to get together for a magical beak. The marble topped kitchen has all the space you need for rustling up an indulgent Christmas spread, while the warm swimming pool is the perfect place to swim off all the calories! This lovely place will also come complete with festive decorations, so you just need to bring the prezzies.
This beautiful cottage in Cornwall is surrounded by countryside and has views of the River Tamar; ideal for a peaceful Christmas and all the walking enthusiasts out there. The kitchen here is spacious with an AGA range cooker, but don’t worry if AGA’s aren’t for you there is also a gas oven with a grill and an electric oven with a gas hob – perfect for cooking up a feast. This cottage is also decorated for Christmas!
This charming three bedroom cottage in Devon is a lovely spot for a Christmas retreat. The balcony has views over the marina and out to sea, and there’s even a games room for some Christmas Day pool or darts. The seafront and harbour are close by, and ideal for a post-lunch stroll. This cottage also comes with decorations for Christmas, and is spacious enough that you can have a good ol’ festive boogie.